GSA updating IT acquisition approach to reduce energy use

by • 2 months ago

Sustainability requirements are being added to existing and forthcoming contracts including Ascend and Alliant 3.

Department of Energy closely watching DOD’s JEDI implementation

by • 3 years ago

DOE is watching to see how DOD's JEDI may change the way the two interact when sharing information.

5 things to know about ARPA-E

by • 5 years ago

The multimillion-dollar agency has been targeted for closure by the Trump administration, but Congress seems inclined to keep it thriving.

DOE asks Congress for $34M to build and research power grid’s cyber defenses

by • 6 years ago

The U.S. Department of Energy, or DOE, quietly announced a proposed $34 million program, Monday, that it hopes can facilitate efforts to protect America’s energy infrastructure from hackers.

DOE proposes $15M fund to fight energy sector hacks

by • 6 years ago

A proposed $15 million Energy Department fund announced Tuesday looks to improve the cybersecurity posture of the sector’s most vulnerable companies: smaller utility firms with less resources that typically supply energy to municipalities.

Experts call energy infrastructure cybersecurity bill ‘shortsighted’

by • 6 years ago

Lawmakers fear that hackers will ramp up attacks against U.S. energy infrastructure and as a result, have crafted new legislation to help find solutions. Some cybersecurity experts, however, are skeptical of the Senate’s latest efforts.